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CIMA Gallary

China set to overtake India in gold imports this year despite Diwali surge

Updated: 15 November 2012; Thursday; 18:18 hrs (IST)
Indian gold demand picked up in the quarter ended September but China may still become the largest importer of the precious metal by the end of this year, overtaking India marginally, according to the World Gold Council....   | Read..
 

Petrol to be cheaper from Thurs midnight

Updated: 15 November 2012; Thursday; 18:08 hrs (IST)
The Petrol price was cut on Thursday by 95 paise per litre, the second reduction in rates since October 2012, on account of a fall in international oil prices....   | Read..
 

Thackeray better, taken off life support system

Updated: 15 November 2012; Thursday; 17:40 hrs (IST)
Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray, whose condition turned critical on Wednesday night, is showing signs of improvement and has been taken off the life support system...   | Read..
 

• Mumbai tense over Thackeray’s condition

Updated: 15 November 2012; Thursday; 14:48 hrs (IST)
 

Cheating racket : PGI cancels MD/ MS entrance tests, 7,300 docs in a limbo

Updated: 15 November 2012; Thursday; 15:33 hrs (IST)
The Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here has cancelled the November 10 MD/MS entrance...   | Read..
 

Tampa temptations conquer war horses

Everybody loves to serve in this spit of land, which was once mosquito-infested....   | Read..
 

2G flop show casts cloud on cure-all auction therapy

The 2G spectrum auction ended today after raising a modest Rs 9,407.64 crore in just 14 rounds of bidding — less than a quarter of the Rs 40,000-crore the governmen...   | Read..
 

Chased to roof by mob, IPS officer fires

A young IPS officer allegedly opened fire this morning from a rooftop and killed a protester after the lawman was chased through a maze of lanes by a crowd upset by a request...   | Read..
 

Dependable dozen

Aadhaar enrolments, Ring Road, solar power and a feel-good scheme for the girl child are thoughts and deeds that Jharkhand can be proud of on Statehood Day...   | Read..
 

Six held for planter murder

The Adilur Rahman killing took a new turn today with Assam government sources revealing that telephone intercepts show that Rahman was not the intended target of the killers....   | Read..
 

Crime pays in Assam, the rebel zone

Since 1989, high-profile killings of tea garden owners such Surrendra Paul and Adilur Rahman aside, as many as 21 tea garden managers/assistant managers have been killed ...   | Read..
 
Footage shows a helmeted and uniformed person, said to be SDPO Shailesh, firing from the terrace
Chased to roof by mob, IPS officer fires
 
 
Quote of the day
You have been the keeper of Mahatma Gandhi’s flame in your own country
Sonia Gandhi
to Myanmar leader Suu Kyi
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Left stirs FDI pot with vote notice
The CPM today submitted notices in both Houses of Parliament for a discussion and vote on the decis...   | Read.. 
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'I was assaulted and abused every night
Eastern Railway has started an inquiry into how Biswanath Dutta, a 38-year-old man with mild dementi...   | Read.. 
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Firing glare on 'power shift'
The alleged police firing at Tehatta that killed one person has given Opposition parties the chance...   | Read.. 
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Yeah! Plenty to play with
Having fun in Patna is now a child's play.   | Read.. 
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Health and faith diocese focus
Health and other social sectors would be the focus of the Darjeeling diocese, not education, its vi...   | Read.. 
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Dame Kind's garden
They were the stuff of fiction, the two men who came to our house to kill our cat. In their knowled...   | Read.. 
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'Once Sachin goes, you may need an entire team to fit into his shoes'
Former India captain and cricket manager Ravi Shastri spoke to The Telegraph, exclusively on Sachin...   | Read.. 
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China awaits line-up
China's ruling Communist Party will unveil a new leadership line-up on Thursday to steer the world'...   | Read.. 
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Spectrum sale flops
The government managed to raise a piffling Rs 9,407 crore from the 2G spectrum auction that closed ...   | Read.. 
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Parambrata steps it up
Are you still high on the hug Amitabh Bachchan gave you at the film festival inauguration?   | Read.. 
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Foundation Day pride show in capital
A three-day extravaganza of music, murals, memories and much more will begin at Birsa Munda Football...   | Read.. 
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Kokrajhar situation turns 'critical'
Two more persons, including a schoolteacher, were killed in separate incidents in Kokrajhar distric...   | Read.. 
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Park but mark your time
Park your vehicle at the airport terminal but also keep an eye on the watch. The fee meter to be in...   | Read..